Getting alerts about disruption to council services

This is our central point for news about council services when they are affected by events outside our control, from bad weather to serious emergencies or strikes. We update this page as news comes in.

Don’t forget you can also follow @EastSussexCC on Twitter

There are currently no major disruptions to services across the county.

Roads and transport

For the latest information please follow ‘East Sussex roads’ or Sussex Police on Twitter or see the BBC live traffic news.

School closures

The decision to close a school is made by the headteacher on that morning. Please read the entry for your school in full, as some are appearing in the ‘Confirmed closed’ when this isn’t the case.

Closures are published live here:

Adult Social Care

If there is likely to be disruption to our services, staff will contact families and provide outreach as needed. If you need help or information contact Adult Social Care.

We’ll list any closures here as soon as we know about them.

Children’s Centres and Nurseries

Please see individual Children’s Centre pages for details of any closures.

If you need advice please call our Customer Relations team on 0345 6080192.


We’ll list any closures here as soon as we know about them.

For more updates please check individual libraries pages and Facebook – Library and Information Service.

Don’t forget, our online library services are available 24 hours a day – use your library card to sign in:

Register Offices

We’ll list any closures here as soon as we know about them.

Household waste recycling sites

Please be aware that our household waste recycling sites may open later than normal if there is heavy snow overnight. This is to allow staff to clear ice and snow from access roads. The most likely site to be affected by this is Heathfield.

For further information, please see: